From 2005 to 2022, Jose climbed more than 80 mountains in height up to 19,000 feet. He has reached the peaks of mountains in Colorado, Oregon, Washington, British Columbia, Alberta, Argentina, New Mexico, Arizona, Chile, and Ecuador from 2005 through 2018. Camera in icy hands, Jose trekked through the Himalayas in 2014, managing to document the extraordinarily tranquil settings.
He captures vast, beautiful silence.
Jose has improved on his photographic techniques by using visual and technical skills gained from his experience filming for DeafNation (DeafNation.com). At the renowned Rochester Institute of Technology, The photo collection of his mountain trekking captivates his audience. His breathtaking collection of photos, particularly those of the Himalayas in Nepal, are truly remarkable and have earned Jose national recognition in professional photography circles. He traveled to over 30 countries.